Monthly Archives: July 2014

Friends of Boundary Waters offers wilderness trip tips

This recent article by the Friends of the Boundary Waters about the rescue of eight Boy Scouts on Basswood Lake is a good reminder of the safety measures to consider when planning a wilderness trip. The Friends said it is a good time e to thank those who risk their lives to respond to emergencies [Continue]

DNR invites public participation in developing forest management plans for northern Minnesota

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources invites the public to participate in forest management planning for the Northern Minnesota and Ontario Peatlands and the Northern Superior Uplands areas. The DNR will use three recorded webinars to increase early public input and ensure the needs and expectations of the public and timber industry are better reflected [Continue]

Grand Marais Garden Club shares Birds, Bees & Blossoms

The Grand Marais Garden Club invites you to its annual flower show entitled Birds, Bees & Blossoms on Friday, July 18 from noon to 5 p.m. in the Cook County Community Center. Sally Berg and Helen Muth are this year’s chairpersons. You will enjoy a vast array of floral arrangements using all member-grown flowers. Refreshments [Continue]